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But they credited it back immediately, and within 2 days it was no longer provisional. And I had my new card in 2-3 days. I could have paid a fee to get it overnighted.

For me, a CC is much more dangerous.

Ishtar


Debit cards don't have the same legal protections. A local Albertson stores had skimmers placed on their self check lanes. Some banks were refusing to reimburse for the resulting fraudulent charges because a PIN had been used. That position was only reversed because of media coverage.
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